Comment of the Day

Reader: Denver drivers are a f*cking treat compared to ones in L.A.

Our post about Auto Advantage's list of the ten cities with the least courteous drivers -- and Denver's finish as the ninth most courteous city for drivers -- prompted a debate about whether motorists in the metro area place on the politeness scale. The following reader places them well above those who take the wheel in a certain left coast locale.

See also: Ten cities with the least courteous drivers -- and whether Denver motorists are polite or not

Matt Berry writes:

Are you kidding me?!?! I'm from Denver and live in LA, and Denver drivers are a fucking treat compared to the people out here. In my 7 years here I've never gotten a courtesy wave. Seriously, not one fucking wave. And by the way, I'm shocked LA didn't make this list.

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